Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 Temple Mastaba 7420

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.7 x 2.9 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 1 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1738

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of pierced amulet with serrated edges, wedjat eye?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 Temple Mastaba 7420. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition